MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 16,140 this week

Jungle Goddess (1948)

1.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 1.7/10 from 445 users  
Reviews: 10 user | 5 critic

When a plane carrying the daughter of a millionaire crashes in an African jungle, two pilots set out to collect the reward. They discover that she has become the goddess of a primitive ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (idea)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 25 Mar 2011
 
a list of 194 titles
created 20 Apr 2011
 
a list of 51 titles
created 12 Sep 2011
 
a list of 2317 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Jungle Goddess" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Jungle Goddess (1948)

Jungle Goddess (1948) on IMDb 1.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Jungle Goddess.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.4/10 X  

A cold-war propaganda film, released not too long after the launch of Sputnik, intended to rally public support for an anti-ballistic missile program. Based on the assumption that Sputnik ... See full summary »

Director: Barry Mahon
Stars: Monica Davis, John McKay, Phillip St. George
King Dinosaur (1955)
Adventure | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.9/10 X  

A new planet moves into our solar system and four scientists (two couples) are sent to explore Planet Nova. In between romantic interludes, the cast faces an iguana masquerading as a ... See full summary »

Director: Bert I. Gordon
Stars: William Bryant, Wanda Curtis, Douglas Henderson
Certificate: M Action | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.6/10 X  

Motorcycle racer Rommel seeks vengeance against JC, a madman who murdered the sidehacker's fiancee.

Director: Gus Trikonis
Stars: Ross Hagen, Diane McBain, Michael Pataki
Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

A young man defies tribal laws and searches for answers. The result of his quest yields knowledge of past generations.

Director: Roger Corman
Stars: Robert Vaughn, Darah Marshall, Leslie Bradley
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  

A newly married couple arrives at the home of the husband's late wife, where the gardens have been maintained by a gardener faithful to the dead woman's memory. Soon, eerie events lead the new wife to think she's losing her mind.

Director: Alex Nicol
Stars: John Hudson, Peggy Webber, Russ Conway
Certificate: Passed Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

Major Joe Nolan heads a rescue mission in the South Pacific to recover a downed atomic rocket. The crew crashlands on a mysterious island, and spends much time rock-climbing. They meet up ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Newfield
Stars: Cesar Romero, Hillary Brooke, Chick Chandler
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.4/10 X  

Two drifters contend with love and murder in a small town.

Director: Charles R. Rondeau
Stars: Brett Halsey, Joyce Meadows, Lowell Brown
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

A saboteur posing as a scientist strives to destroy the world's first space station.

Director: Richard Talmadge
Stars: Donna Martell, Hayden Rorke, Ross Ford
Drama | Mystery | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

When an alien artifact discovered on Earth is found to have come from Venus, an international team of astronauts embarks to investigate its origins.

Director: Kurt Maetzig
Stars: Yôko Tani, Oldrich Lukes, Ignacy Machowski
Moon Zero Two (1969)
Crime | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

A space salvage expert and his partner become involved with a group of criminals intent on hijacking a small asteroid made of sapphire and crashing it into the moon for later recovery. The ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker
Stars: James Olson, Catherine Schell, Warren Mitchell
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.6/10 X  

A group of medical students undertake some silly and frightening endeavors in order to pledge a fraternity.

Director: Clark L. Paylow
Stars: George E. Mather, Austin Green, Esther Furst
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.7/10 X  

In this second film compiled from two episodes of a Japanese TV serial, Captain Joe, reformed interstellar marauder Ken and the rest of the crew of the Backus-3 set off to destroy an alien ... See full summary »

Directors: Minoru Kanaya, Kiyosumi Kuzakawa
Stars: Jô Shishido, Tatsuya Azuma, Miyuki Tanigawa
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Mike Patton
Wanda McKay ...
Greta Vanderhorn
Ralph Byrd ...
Bob Simpson
Armida ...
Wanama
Smoki Whitfield ...
Oolonga the witch doctor
Dolores Castle ...
Yvonne
Rudy Robles ...
Nugara
Linda Leighton ...
Helen Phillips (as Linda Johnson)
Helena Grant ...
Mrs. Fitzhugh
Fred Coby ...
Pilot
Onest Conley ...
Drummer
Zack Williams ...
Chief M'benga
Jack Carroll ...
Edit

Storyline

When a plane carrying the daughter of a millionaire crashes in an African jungle, two pilots set out to collect the reward. They discover that she has become the goddess of a primitive tribe. An insurgent witch doctor and fierce wild animals make escape from the jungle difficult for the trio. Written by Dave Smith <dave@stat.colostate.edu>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

goddess | reward | jungle | pilot | escape | See more »

Taglines:

TEMPTRESS ... of 1000 Untamed Men! RULER ... of a Savage Empire!


Certificate:

Approved
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 August 1948 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Deusa das Selvas  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Near the opening of the film, the pilot and his co-pilot are looking downward through binoculars at the animals below. The next shot shows their "view through the binoculars", but the shots of wild animals are all photographed horizontally, by a photographer on the ground. Moments later, as the plane tries to land, we see a view through their cockpit window, showing the ground at a steep angle (appropriate for looking downward from a plane). See more »

Quotes

Greta Vanderhorn: What I wouldn't give for a hamburger and some nice french-fried potatoes.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Teenage Caveman (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

There's No One in My Heart But You
Written by Irving Bibo
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Usual White Hollywood
30 August 1999 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews



Show 203 of the popular Mystery Science Theater 3000. It's typical of many 40's Hollywood movies in which the white characters play God to the native Africans. Of course, the Africans with lines are played by white actors in dark makeup (sometimes in blackface.) It gets its proper roasting in MST3K.


7 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Jungle Goddess Poetic_Justice_QMZ
Discuss Jungle Goddess (1948) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?